I want to name my daughter after my grandmother. But I’m afraid people will think I named her after my sister. Yeah, it’s complicated.
My 9-year-old is sensitive, angry and explosive. And I’m his favorite target.
One mom needs help making sure she’s not reinforcing gender messages in toys and not limiting her son given her sudden allergy to pink toys.
My mother is an addict. I gave her a chance to be part of my daughter’s life but she keeps breaking the rules and I can’t trust her. Now what?
This time, a mother-in-law writes in for advice about a daughter-in-law who plays favorites.
What’s the best way to deal with separation anxiety in an 8-month-old? Should I give in and hold him all the time or should I be keeping my distance?
The holidays are around the corner and my relationship with my husband’s family is a mess. How can I fix this? Should I fix this?
My baby used to take a third nap. Now he won’t, and he’s turning into a gremlin every evening. What do I do?
I have a 5 year old, a 2 year old and a 4.5 month old. And none of them are getting enough sleep. Help!
What’s a fair and realistic division of household responsibility when one parent stays home and the other works outside of the home?
On post-everything hair, skin, body issues…and how to not let them define your self-image.
The Good News: Rewards got my son potty trained. The Bad News: I have no idea how to stop rewarding him.
My toddler won’t eat dinner, then wakes up in the middle of the night crying from hunger. How can I win this battle of the food wills?
My newborn has colic and now my family is hanging out without me!
My son is about to be evaluated for a speech delay and I’ve never felt so alone.
Is it a terrible idea to take a toddler to a family member’s funeral? What other choice is there for a grieving out-of-towner?
Bottles, boobs and sippy cups, oh my!
Another day, another horrible sea-monster of a mother-in-law.
On the death of the small at-home party, the etiquette of sibling tagalongs, and other kids’ birthday party conundrums.
Seriously. WHY WON’T THEY POOP ON THE POTTY.